Joseph Smith Tanner autobiography

Joseph Smith Tanner autobiography

Dates: 1907

Photocopy of a typescript as "given by Joseph S. Tanner to N. H. Tanner ... at Payson ... Utah." Tanner tells about his early life as a Mormon and about his experiences in Payson, Utah.

  • Extent: 1 item (12 p.)
  • Creator: Tanner, Joseph Smith, 1833
  • Call Number: MSS 1267
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1267; Autobiography; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1267, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844; Tanner, Joseph Smith, 1833---Biography; Immigration and American Expansion; Mormon pioneers--History--Sources; Mormons--Illinois--History--Sources; Mormons--Missouri--History--Sources; Mormons--Ohio--History--Sources; Mormons--Utah--Payson--History--Sources; Payson (Utah)--History--Sources; Pioneers
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Tanner (Joseph Smith) autobiography
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2011-11-08T12:27-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Mormon pioneer and Utah businessman.

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